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    • Something Beautiful Happened

    • A Story of Survival and Courage in the Face of Evil
    • By: Yvette Manessis Corporon
    • Narrated by: Pam Turlow
    • Length: 10 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Yvette Manessis Corporon grew up listening to her grandmother's stories about how the people of the small Greek island Erikousa hid a Jewish family - a tailor named Savvas and his daughters - from the Nazis during World War II. Nearly 2,000 Jews from that area died in the concentration camps, but even though everyone on Erikousa knew Savvas and his family were hiding on the island, no one ever gave them up, and the family survived the war. Years later, Yvette decided to track down the man's descendants - and eventually found them in Israel.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely wonderful! Thank you, Yvette.

    • By Cellowoman on 09-21-17

    Regular price: $17.49